The Skyhawks and Lions are set to face off at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The Lions will host the game at The Field House in Commerce, TX. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 142.5 points, with the Lions being the favored team playing at home against the Skyhawks.
STONEHILL SKYHAWKS VS TEXAS A&M-COMMERCE LIONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Texas A&M-Commerce Lions -9.5
This game will be played at The Field House at 8:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE TEXAS A&M-COMMERCE LIONS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 89-61 in favor of the Lions.
- Not only will Texas A&M-Commerce pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -9.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 142.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 150 points.
Are Stonehill Ready for a Road Win?
Stonehill is preparing for their sixth game of the season, coming in with a 1-4 record. In their previous five road games, including those from last year, Stonehill is winless at 0-5. As of today’s game, Stonehill has a 1-4 record against the spread. In their last five games, the team is 2-3 ATS.
Looking at their over/under performance through five games, Stonehill has an over/under record of 3-2-0, with their games averaging 146.4 points per game on average. The Skyhawks’ have recorded an over/under record of 3-0 in their last three games, with their games averaging 63 points per game.
Stonehill is fresh off a strong offensive showing, putting up 67 points versus Kentucky. This output is higher than their season-average of 58.2 points per game. Leading the team in scoring is Max Zegarowski, who is averaging 10.6 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Jackson Benigni also maintains a PPG average of 10 heading into game.
At present, the Skyhawks’ defense is nationally ranked 201st, allowing 88.2 points per game. Against Kentucky in their most recent game, the Stonehill defense gave up a total of 101 points while allowing Kentucky to hit 63% of their shots.
Will the Lions Win at The Field House?
After defeating Saint Joseph’s by a score of 57-54 in their last game, Texas A&M-Commerce’s record stands at 1-4. In each of their games so far, they have been favored according to the betting line. Entering today’s game, Texas A&M-Commerce has a 1-4 ATS record. Over their last five games, the team has gone 0-3-1 vs. the spread.
Looking at their over/under performance through five games, Texas A&M-Commerce has an over/under record of 1-4-0, with their games averaging 129.2 points per game on average. The Lions’ have recorded an over/under record of 2-0 in their last three games, with their games averaging 93 points per game.
Most recently, the Texas A&M-Commerce offense finished with just 57 points vs. Saint Joseph’s. For the game, they hit 7/26 three-point attempts and a field goal percentage of 36.2%. Tommie Lewis was the leading scorer for the Lions, putting up 15 points. In addition, Kalen Williams contributed 9 points.
On defense, Texas A&M-Commerce is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 72.5 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Texas A&M-Commerce’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 35.8% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 25.6% this season.